Social Studies

  • Social Studies...Exploring the world and its history


    Welcome to the Social Studies Department! 

    In 6th grade, students learn about Ancient Civilization starting with Native Americans, the seven characteristics of civilization, and early exploration.  
    In 7th grade, students continue Ancient Civilization history, the Eastern hemisphere, and pre-history through mid-evil Europe.  
    In 8th grade, students start US History from The Revolutionary Era through The Civil War Era, in preparation for high school US History.
    The Social Studies department strives to ensure that all students receive a well rounded historical education, to help students better understand their world.


    John Spencer, Department Chair